May, 2014

8May7:30 pm- 7:30 pmHarlem Jazz Shrines Festival: Premiere "Stretch Music" by Christian aTunde Adjuah

Time

(Thursday) 7:30 pm

Location

Harlem Stage Gatehouse

150 Convent Avenue, New York, NY 10031

Event Cost

$10

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Event Details

Christian aTunde Adjuah’s “STRETCH MUSIC”

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Closing the distance between acoustic and electric sounds in jazz, Christian aTunde Adjuah premieres his dectet and their approach to jazz entitled Stretch Music. Introducing three completely new brass instruments and recreations of instruments such as the Straight Alto Saxophone, Christian aTunde Adjuah and his dectet stretch jazz’s rhythmic, melodic and harmonic conventions to encompass a multitude of musical forms, languages and cultures with several new compositions.

Food & drink for purchase and followed by a Q & A with the artists.

 

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